Sunday, November 20, 2011

Winter shows and video premiere!


12/3 w/Mikal Cronin, Pangea at El Rio in SF
12/11 A benefit for ATA in SF w/Cool Ghouls
TBA xmas spectacular???

Dec 1st brand new video premiere for the song Toxic Revenge, directed by Hannah Lew of Grass widow! The video will premiere on!! Yowweeeeee

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Helloooo every body. Our fall tour with Shonen Knife starts next week, so excited! Here's our tour schedule, catch us if you can(!)

Oct 13th - Oakland CA - Lobot - w- Clams as CCR, Uzi Rash as the Undertones, Younger Lovers as the GoGos, Primary Colors as Souxsie & the Banshees
Oct 15th - Las Vegas Nevada - Beauty Bar - Las Vegas Shakedown Fest 
Oct 16th - Flaggstaff AZ - Cottage House - with TBA
Oct 17th - Albuquerque NM - TBA
Oct 19th - Opolis - Norman, OK - TBA
Oct 20th - Tulsa OK - Sound Pony Bar - with Lizard Police
Oct 21st - Shreveport LA - Bears Oyster House Bar with TBA
Oct 22nd - New Orleans LA - Siberia - with Gardens
Oct 23rd - St Augustine FL - Cafe 11 - Waylon Thorton & the Heavy Hands
Oct 24th - Orlando FL - Wills Pub - with Sexcapades, Vein Cranes
Oct 25h - Gainesville FL - Atlantic - with TBA
Oct 26th - Atlanta GA- Masquerade - with Shonen Knife, the Dirty Knockouts
Oct 27th - Mobile AL- Alabama Music Box - with- Shonen Knife, the Divine 6/7
Oct 28th - Houston TX - Stereo Live - with Shonen Knife, 
Oct 29th - Austin TX - Red 7- with Shonen Knife, Germ Free Adoloscents
Oct 30 - Drive Day
Oct 31 - Phoenix AZ - Trunk Space - Halloween Show (All Ages!) with JJCMV, Liam and the Ladies, & the Rebel Set
Nov 1st - Los Angeles CA - The Echo - with Shonen Knife
Nov 2nd - San Diego CA - Casbah- with Shonen Knife, Jungle Fever
Nov 3rd - Long Beach CA - Alex's Bar- with Shonen Knife, Dollrots, Bellhaunts
Nov 4th - San Francisco CA - Bottom of the Hill- with Shonen Knife, Pleasure Kills

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Clams will tour with Lodi's The Trashies for most of August. Take your bets off of the track's Greying Greta and Popsicle Hammerhead and put 'em on the soon prophesied scum streak about to tarnish your favorite West Coast town with mold and clammato. Check out the dates below.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Hey there Clam-Kin,

We just spilled back home last night from out tour with Hunx up north to Canada! We had a blast and received the full brunt of Canadian hospitality!

We're playing tomorrow in Santa Cruz at the Blue Lagoon. We'll be joining our mammalian rockin' kin in the form of Mean Jeans, Clorox Girls, and the Groggs. The show is a benefit for the Bigfoot Museum! Pretty FuN!

Blue Lagoon
923 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz
Pre-sale $13; $15 at the door. This show is 21+

Hope to see you there! Bring a fellow mammal!

Monday, June 20, 2011

Head North!

Greetings all you cyber shamans and netscape nomads,

Clams are going to be on tour with Hunx and his Punx on our way to three dates at Sled Island Festival in Calgary, Alberta! Check out the dates below!

Thursday, June 9, 2011

6/11 @ the Knockout!

Holy heathen harmonies,

Just to let y'all know, we're playing at S.Francisco's Knockout Bar this Saturday!  Rockin' the non-mineral life forms with Rank/Xerox and Outdoorsmen.

Here are the set times:

12:00 - This Band
11:05 - Rank/Xerox
10:10 - Outdoorsmen

Doors 9pm  /  Show 10pm
$8.00  /  21+


Friday, May 13, 2011

Back from tour!

We're BACK! And we're doin a couple homecoming shows to get us back in the weird California mood!!
9PM, $8 Cover, 21+


Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Record release!! April 2nd!!

Our joint record release with Hunx & his Punx is coming up, next Saturday April 2nd @ the Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco! It will also be our tour kickoff as we leave for tour with Hunx the following week, starting in LA!! Grass Widow will playing with us, yipeee!! Here's the facebook event if yr interested:

Monday, March 14, 2011

Finalized SXSW info!! Posters, record release, music videos!!

Hey! Sooo, our website was down for a few days, hope it didn't inconvenience anyone, but it's back and better than ever! And we've posted final SXSW show information with fliers/facebook event info etc. Our Record release show is in a couple weeks and we've got several music videos in the works, including directors Owen Cook and Hannah Lew, whoopee! You can pre-order a copy as well as a shirt or two at Also for the first time ever we'll have Shannon & the Clams posers!! Ok we hope to see as many of you as possible in Austin next week!!

  • 03/16/11 (09:30pm) Burger Records Showcase Trailer Space Records @ Austin, TX
  • 03/18/11 (04:10pm) Everloving Records showcase Design Within Reach : 200 W 2nd @ St Austin, TX
  • 03/18/11 (07:00pm) Burger Records house party! 500 W. 51st St @ Austin, TX
  • 03/18/11 (11:30pm) SiiiickXSW (empty lot behind) Cheer Up Charlie's : 1112 e. 6th @ Austin, TX
  • 03/19/11 (02:30pm) I Hate Rock n Roll party Trailer Space Records @ Austin, TX
  • 03/19/11 (10:15pm) PSYCHIC LUNCH RECORDS/PLAY PINBALL RECORDS showcase Spider House Ballroom : 2906 Fruth St.@ Austin, TX
  • 03/19/11 (11:30pm) Burger Records house party 500 W. 51st St. @ Austin, TX
  • 03/20/11 (10:00pm) Beerland Show, Unnatural Helpers + more TBA Beerland @ Austin, TX

Monday, February 28, 2011

Shannon & the Clams go to RENO! Record pre-order begins!!

Finally, we're going to RENO! We've been trying for months, and now, March 11th, we'll finally be there. Whoopee!!

Also, tomorrow (Tues, 3-1-11) at 8am, pre-order of our new record starts at !!!! Be there!! And one more new song from the record will premiere on and !!! And then, later that night, at the Hemlock we play with Uzi Rash, Guantanamo Baywatch (PDX) and BOOM(PDX)

New SXSW schedules/shows have been posted in our shows section, BE THERE

Monday, February 7, 2011

New song premeire, SXSW dates, April Hunx tour dates, new shirts!!!

Hello gentle freaks! Our first SXSW dates and our April tour dates with Hunx & his Punx have been posted! More details and fliers will be posted soon too. Also, we are definitely looking to do more SXSW shows, we want to run ourselves ragged!! So, if you know anybody running SXSW shows and looking for bands, send em our way!

Also, a song from our upcoming album, "Sleep Talk" has been premiered on the Bay Bridged website!

Our new shirts are finally for sale here and posters coming soon too

Aaaaaaaanndd..... our official album cover!! 

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Return from hibernation!!

Hello creeps. We've been hard at work down in our gnome dungeon working on our new record. Mixing and mastering will be completed by Feb and you should have it in your grubby little hands in April, just in time for our US tour with Hunx & his Punx!!

In celebration of the completion of our new record and our return from winter hibernation, we shall be performing Fri, January 28th at Ghost Town Gallery (25th & San Pablo, Oakland) with Nobunny, Hunx & his Punx and the fabulous Cassie Ramone!! Shortly after, we'll be slithering all over California for a long weekend starting Feb 10, playing shows with Nobunny, the Growlers and more! You might find us in LA, San Diego, Palm Springs etc. Wrapping up this little freakout will be a John Waters Valentine's Day Gay Prom at the Big Gay Warehouse in San Francisco, featuring infamous David Bowie cover band, BLOWIE, in their final performance!!

We also have two new shirts which will be for sale. Get one. Or two.